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‘Lights Out’ Julian Strawther Dazzles Fans as No. 3 Gonzaga Downs No. 14 Grand Canyon

Paul KasabianFeatured Columnist IIMarch 18, 2023 Jamie Schwaberow/NCAA Photos through Getty Images Julian Strawther accumulated 28 points and 10 rebounds to lead the No. 3 Gonzaga Bulldogs to an 82-70 win over the No. 14 Grand Canyon Antelopes in the preliminary of the NCAA Division I males’s basketball competition on Friday. Gonzaga discovered itself in some first-half problem after GCU took a 28-21 lead, however the Bulldogs closed on a 19-8 run thanks in part to Strawther, who scored 9 of his 16 first-half points throughout this period. That put Gonzaga in position to put its foot on the gas in the 2nd half, where it led by as lots of as 22. The defense in specific took control of, holding GCU scoreless for 6 minutes and 30 seconds. Strawther was the star of this program, nevertheless, and Twitter took notification. Arden Independence Cravalho @a_cravalhoJulian Strawther is lights out! sheffsaysftwatter @sheffsaysftwat1God I enjoy Julian Strawther #MarchMadness Jabroni Raponi @nickraponiJULIAN STRAWTHER YOU DAWG. Let’s go Zags !! Andy Patton @AndyPattonCBBA great deal of NBA scouts have plenty to report to their managers about Julian Strawther after today’s efficiency Draft Lead @DraftLeadJulian Strawther is having himself a video game! Might actually assist practically any NBA group immediately Travis Green @ItsTravisGreenHave a video game, Julian Strawther! Paul Werner @paulwerner89Part of the formula for Gonzaga to have competition success is Julian Strawther being the very best gamer. Arden Independence Cravalho @a_cravalhoJulian Strawther looking genuine comfy in March. KJ @thegentleman4Julian Strawther is Gonzaga’s finest and essential gamer Slipper Still Fits @slipperstillfitJulian Strawther’s floater video game is deadly. Sean Coan @SeanaldCoanStrawther’s a lottery game choice ♀ anTeebullpup @jsHere4footballStrawther remains in his bag tonight! Gonzaga will now play either No. 6 TCU or No. 11 Arizona State in the 2nd round on Sunday. Enjoy March Madness Live to stream every competition video game through the Final Four.